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Sore Red Toe Tips


I have had recent recurring episodes of sore, red, swollen toe tips first was on the third toe on my right foot now back and forth between the second and third toe on my left. The toes are tender to the touch. It seems one goes away then a day or two later another starts. This has been occuring for about 2 months now. My feet are in excellent condition otherwise. Any thoughts on what this might be and how to cure it?


  1. I’m not a smoker, I’m a new mother so I don’t wear shoes a lot of the time unless we go outside. It generally lasts 5 to 7 days.

  2. There is alot more information necessary in order to even consider a suggestion. Are you a smoker? What are your activities? What kind of shoes do you wear? How long does this last? Really, the best thing is for you to be examined and evaluated by a podiatrist.